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Consumer & Business Advice
Work & Business Licenses
CBS updates
18 October 2016

Consumer and Business Services has been advised that Home Australia Group has gone into liquidation.

In South Australia, the business has been operating in South Australia under the brand Homestead Homes.

Work & Business Licenses
Media releases
31 December 2015

The state’s consumer watchdog is reducing red tape and simplifying processes for tradespeople and apprentices, under new reforms to occupational licensing that come into effect on January 1.

Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
24 December 2015

The state’s consumer watchdog is taking legal action against an Adelaide travel agent, after consumers were allegedly forced to fork out more than they bargained for to return home from overseas.

Work & Business Licenses
Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
24 December 2015

Three suspected travelling conmen have been detained and left Australia as a result of cooperative efforts between South Australia’s consumer watchdog – Consumer and Business Services (CBS), the Australian Border Force (ABF) and interstate consumer affairs authorities.

Liquor, Gambling & Lotteries
Media releases
23 December 2015

The state’s consumer watchdog has prosecuted a licensed venue in Adelaide for failing, without reasonable excuse, to display its liquor licence at or near the front entrance of its premises on Belair Road, Hawthorn.

Work & Business Licenses
Media releases
17 December 2015

The state’s consumer watchdog is reminding tradespeople it is against the law to advertise as being entitled to carry on business as a building work contractor without holding a relevant licence.

Work & Business Licenses
Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
16 December 2015

An Adelaide real estate agent has been convicted for offences relating to the 2013 sale of a dying woman’s Para Hills property.

Work & Business Licenses
Media releases
11 December 2015

An unlicensed car seller from Thebarton has been convicted and fined $5000 following a recent investigation by South Australia’s consumer watchdog, Consumer and Business Services (CBS).

Liquor, Gambling & Lotteries
Media releases
3 December 2015

The Government today released the final response to the a comprehensive review of the Late Night Trading Code of Practice that will see several existing safety measures introduced at an earlier hour, however the current 3am lockout remains.

Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
3 December 2015

Generous South Australians are being reminded there are some quick and easy steps they can take to ensure their donations to those affected by the recent Pinery bushfire are not subject to scams.

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